South Carolina General Assembly
125th Session, 2023-2024

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H. 3521


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Sponsors: Reps. Long, Lawson, Burns and Chumley
Document Path: LC-0145CM23.docx

Introduced in the House on January 10, 2023
Currently residing in the House Committee on Education and Public Works

Summary: Emergency scene management


Date Body Action Description with journal page number
12/15/2022 House Prefiled
12/15/2022 House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works
1/10/2023 House Introduced and read first time (House Journal-page 198)
1/10/2023 House Referred to Committee on Education and Public Works (House Journal-page 198)

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A bill

to amend the South Carolina Code of Laws by amending Section 56-5-1538, relating to Emergency scene management AND definitions, so as to revise the definition of the term "emergency services personnel" to include tow truck operators.

Be it enacted by the General Assembly of the State of South Carolina:

SECTION 1.   Section 56-5-1538(I)(2) of the S.C. Code is amended to read:

      (2) "Emergency services personnel" means fire, police, or emergency medical services personnel (EMS), or tow truck operators responding to an emergency incident.

SECTION 2.   This act takes effect upon approval by the Governor.


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